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Listen up, Turn it down. Protect Hearing with Quota International. NOISE. TOO LOUD! TOO LONG! TOO CLOSE! . In each of these situations, NOISE can cause permanent damage to your hearing called NOISE-INDUCED HEARING LOSS . Noise-Induced Hearing Loss.

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Listen up turn it down

Listen up, Turn it down

Protect Hearing with Quota International


Noise
NOISE

TOO LOUD!

TOO LONG!

TOO CLOSE!

In each of these situations, NOISE can cause permanent damage to your hearing called

NOISE-INDUCED HEARING LOSS.


Noise induced hearing loss
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Noise that’s TOO LOUD can cause irreparable, permanent damage to hearing.


Noise induced hearing loss1
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Noise that lasts TOO LONG can cause irreparable, permanent damage to hearing.


Noise induced hearing loss2
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Noise that’s TOO CLOSE to uscan cause irreparable, permanent damage to hearing.


By the time children today reach eight years old, they have already lost hearing from NOISE.

iPods. TV. Computers. Radios. Video Games. Amusement parks. And more.

The damage to hearing is permanent.


Quota cares about hearing
Quota Cares about Hearing already lost hearing from NOISE.

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss is entirely preventable. LISTEN UP, TURN IT DOWN!


How the ear works
How the ear works already lost hearing from NOISE.

Our hearing apparatus is fascinating—and very delicate!


Hair cells inside the cochlea send information to the brain through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

Cochlea

Hair cells


Watch the noise levels in your environment. through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

Anything above 85 decibels can damage your hearing.

And it’s permanent.


We can prevent noise induced hearing loss

These children are wearing earplugs! through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

We can prevent Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Turn down the volume

Keep your distance from noise

Wear ear plugs or protective ear muffs


What did she say
“What did she say?” through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

Symptoms of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss increase gradually – from sound distortion to deafness.


Seek help if you suspect hearing loss
Seek help if you suspect hearing loss. through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

A doctor and audiologist can determine if you or a loved one has hearing loss and recommend treatment.


Quota cares about hearing1
Quota cares about hearing. through the auditory nerve. These hair cells are very fragile and easily damaged by noise.

Quota International—We Change Lives.

On the Web at www.quota.org.


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